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Hotel Description

A family-friendly stay in Knysna awaits you at aha The Rex Hotel. Within a 20-minute stroll, you'll find Pledge Nature Reserve and Knysna Quays. Highlights at this hotel include free daily breakfast, a restaurant and free self parking.

All 30 individually decorated rooms feature LCD TVs with satellite channels, and you can enjoy free WiFi, coffee/tea makers and safes. Minibars provide refreshments, and room service makes dining in an option. You'll find nice touches like soaking tubs, bathrobes and designer toiletries to enhance your stay. Hairdryers and phones are also available.

Enjoy access to free bike rentals and bike rentals. Added amenities include free WiFi in public areas and laundry facilities. Free English breakfast is available daily between 6:30 AM and 11 AM. There's also limited parking, along with the convenience of an airport shuttle.

Places within a 30-minute walk of this 4-star Knysna hotel include Knysna Lagoon and Garden Route National Park.

Standard Twin Room

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
AU$116* Per night/room 26 Nov. - 27 Nov.

King Luxury Studio

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Twin Studio Apartment

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Standard Room

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Luxury Studio

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Standard Apartment, 2 Bedrooms

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 5 Max

Reviews from Trip Advisor

Trip Advisor aggregated rating

83.0% of guests recommend out of 682 reviews

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Property Features

There's a restaurant on site. Free breakfast is served daily. Public spaces have free WiFi. A round-trip airport shuttle (available on request) is available for a fee. A terrace, tour or ticket assistance, and gift shops/news stands are also featured at the family-friendly aha The Rex Hotel. Limited free parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis. This 4-star Knysna hotel is smoke free.

  • 1 building
  • 30 guestrooms or units
  • 2 levels
  • Built in 2009
  • English breakfast (free)
  • Dining venue
  • Supervised kids' activities (surcharge)
  • Childcare (surcharge)
  • Towels for the beach
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Gift shop
  • Newspapers for purchase
  • On-site shopping
  • Bellhop
  • Lift
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking , Parking (limited spaces)

Transport

  • Airport: George (GRJ) (70.9 km / 44.1 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Airport shuttle
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Aha The Rex Hotel offers 30 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with minibars and a safe. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. 32-inch LCD televisions come with premium satellite channels. Bathrooms include a deep soaking bath, a complimentary bathrobe, designer toiletries and complimentary toiletries. This Knysna hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and a hairdryer. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered on a daily basis.

  • Deep soaking tub
  • Minibar
  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • LCD television
  • Satellite channels
  • Premium channels
  • Coffee maker
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Nightly turndown service
  • Hairdryer
  • Safe
  • Bathrobes
  • Designer toiletries
  • Telephone
  • Blackout drapes
  • Air conditioning
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Unique furnishings
  • Unique decor
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

Guests are served a free English breakfast daily from 6:30 AM to 11 AM.

Aha The Rex Hotel has a restaurant on site.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Special check-in instructions:

Airport shuttle service is available on request. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Airport transport is offered on request. Fees may apply. Please make arrangements in advance by contacting the property.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children stay free when using existing bedding. Children may not be eligible for complimentary breakfast.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for ZAR 500.

Pets

  • Pets and service animals are not allowed at aha The Rex Hotel

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

  • No pets or service animals allowed
  • Parking height restrictions apply

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: ZAR 480.00 per person (one way)
  • Early check-in fee: ZAR 450.00 (subject to availability)
  • Late check-out fee: ZAR 450.00 (subject to availability)

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Rex Hotel Knysna
  • Rex Knysna
  • aha Rex Hotel Knysna
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You should know

  • Aha The Rex Hotel offers transfers from the airport (fees may apply). Please contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation with your arrival details prior to travel.
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.
  • Pets and service animals are not allowed on site.
  • Guests may experience noise disturbance due to nearby construction work.

National Rating

Quality graded by the Tourism Grading Council of South Africa (TGCSA) – South Africa's official quality assurance organisation.

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*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.